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Discover events and adventures in the East Midlands, including the Peak District!

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From trail running in the Peak District to off-road cycling in Sherwood Forest, the East Midlands has a huge range of events and adventures to offer! Use the filters below to find a specific event in the East Midlands or keep browsing for outdoor inspiration.

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Mighty Hike | Peak District
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Mighty Hike | Peak District

Join #TeamMacmillan for a Mighty Hike in the Peak District, covering either 13 or 26 miles.

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Hike through magnificent woodlands, past pretty waterfalls and limestone cliffs, and take in beautiful views across the Peak District to help beat cancer step by step.
  • Sat 8 Jun
  • £20-£30
  • 30% off
Bakewell, Derbyshire, UK

Big Hike | Peak District

Hike through magnificent woodlands, past pretty waterfalls and limestone cliffs, and take in beautiful views across the Peak District to help beat cancer step by step.

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  • Hike 3

Spring events in the East Midlands

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A weekend of duathlon and road races for juniors and adults, based around the traffic-free Darley Moor race track - an ideal venue to try out a dual-disciplined sport or run a speedy race.
  • Sat 25 - Mon 27 May
  • £10-£37.30
Ashbourne, Derbyshire, UK

Darley Moor May Weekend

A weekend of duathlon and road races for juniors and adults, based around the traffic-free Darley Moor race track - an ideal venue to try out a dual-disciplined sport or run a speedy race.

  • Kids duathlon 5
  • Sprint duathlon
  • 5K run 2
  • Sat 25 - Sun 26 May
  • £30-£140
Bourne, Lincolnshire, UK

The Grim Reaper

The Grim Reaper is back for 2024...and he's coming for you!

  • 10 miler 2
  • Trail run 2
  • 100 mile ultra run
  • Sun 26 May
  • £5-£28
Northampton, Northamptonshire, UK

Northampton 5K, 10K & Juniors

RunThrough Events are excited to announce that the Northampton 5k, 10k & Junior race will return to Sixfields Stadium, home of League 2 football club, Northampton Town, in 2024.

  • Fun run
  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • Sun 26 May
  • £24-£32
Kirkby Mallory, Leicestershire, UK

The Livingston Relays

The Livingston Relays is the prominent road relay event in the Midlands that was first run in 1928. This event is run in partnership between ATW and Leicetershire & Rutland AA.

  • 3 miles road running
  • Sun 26 May
  • FREE
Worksop, Nottinghamshire, UK

Trust Tinsel 10K

Fancy a morning run through the beautiful grounds of Clumber Park?

  • 10 km trail running
  • Sun 26 May
  • £24-£29
Buxton, Derbyshire, UK

The Buxton Half Marathon

Buxton Athletic Club are proud to announce the 42nd Buxton Half Marathon in 2024.

  • 13.1 miles road running
  • Tue 28 May
  • £4-£8
Lincoln, Lincolnshire, UK

Lincoln Wellington AC Race Series - Race 1

The Lincoln Wellington 5K Race Series is returning for 2024.

  • Fun run 3
  • 5K run
  • Wed 29 May
  • £12-£16
Beeston, Cheshire, UK

Trent 5

A multi terrain course consisting of road and trail and it is a single loop of 5 mile.

  • 5 miles multi terrain running

Summer events in the East Midlands

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Hike through magnificent woodlands, past pretty waterfalls and limestone cliffs, and take in beautiful views across the Peak District to help beat cancer step by step.
  • Sat 8 Jun
  • £20-£30
Bakewell, Derbyshire, UK

Big Hike | Peak District

Hike through magnificent woodlands, past pretty waterfalls and limestone cliffs, and take in beautiful views across the Peak District to help beat cancer step by step.

  • Hike 3
Help transform the future of breast cancer one step at a time on a ramble-ready route through the Peak District National Park then receive your medal!
  • Sat 22 Jun
  • £20
Bakewell, Derbyshire, UK

Pink Ribbon Walk | Bakewell and the Peak District

Help transform the future of breast cancer one step at a time on a ramble-ready route through the Peak District National Park then receive your medal!

  • Charity walk 2
The Ramathon is the oldest and biggest event of its kind in Derbyshire, bringing together the half marathon itself, the Corporate Challenge and RAM 5 mile over a flat, traffic-free route.
  • Sun 30 Jun
  • £21-£45.50
Derby, Derbyshire, UK

Derbion Ramathon & Ram 5 Mile

The Ramathon is the oldest and biggest event of its kind in Derbyshire, bringing together the half marathon itself, the Corporate Challenge and RAM 5 mile over a flat, traffic-free route.

  • Half marathon
  • 10K run
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From the idyllic basecamp hub in Bakewell, charity challengers will head into the fabulous Peak District National Park on a route from 10 miles right up to the full 100km with full support!
  • Sat 6 - Sun 7 Jul
  • £10
  • Entries close soon
Bakewell, Derbyshire, UK

Peak District Ultra Challenge

From the idyllic basecamp hub in Bakewell, charity challengers will head into the fabulous Peak District National Park on a route from 10 miles right up to the full 100km with full support!

  • 1 day trail running
Take on a challenge and join Macmillan at the Peak District Mighty Hike - where you'll trek through the UK's oldest National Park to support people living with cancer.
  • Sat 20 Jul
  • £20-£25
Bakewell, Derbyshire, UK

Mighty Hikes | Peak District

Take on a challenge and join Macmillan at the Peak District Mighty Hike - where you'll trek through the UK's oldest National Park to support people living with cancer.

  • Hike 2
Welcome to the stunning Sherwood Pines for an incredible day of running in the forest - whether it's your first event, you're going for a PB or if you just want a day in the forest with friends!
  • Sun 21 Jul
  • £39.95-£49.95
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, UK

Rasselbock Marathon and Half Marathon

Welcome to the stunning Sherwood Pines for an incredible day of running in the forest - whether it's your first event, you're going for a PB or if you just want a day in the forest with friends!

  • Half marathon
  • Marathon
Race through the beautiful grounds and surrounding area of stunning Leicestershire on an event of your choice from starter to elite then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.
  • Sat 27 - Sun 28 Jul
  • £28-£295
Grantham, Leicestershire, UK

Belvoir Castle Triathlon and Multisport Festival

Race through the beautiful grounds and surrounding area of stunning Leicestershire on an event of your choice from starter to elite then celebrate with friends and family in the festival village.

  • Kids triathlon 4
  • Novice triathlon
  • Super sprint triathlon
  • Sprint triathlon 2
  • Olympic triathlon
  • + 14 more races
  • Sat 1 Jun
  • £65
Bakewell, Derbyshire, UK

The Maverick Peaks Merlin Ultra | Long Route

Just like the Peak District National Park is central to England, Peak District Merlin Ultra trail race is the central piece to the Maverick Adidas Terrex calendar.

  • 40 km trail running
  • Sat 1 Jun
  • £75
Bakewell, Derbyshire, UK

The Maverick Peaks Merlin Ultra | Ultra Route

Just like the Peak District National Park is central to England, Peak District Merlin Ultra trail race is the central piece to the Maverick Adidas Terrex calendar.

  • 52 km trail running
  • Sat 1 Jun
  • FREE-£35
Bakewell, Derbyshire, UK

The Maverick Peaks Merlin Ultra | Short Route

Just like the Peak District National Park is central to England, Peak District Merlin Ultra trail race is the central piece to the Maverick Adidas Terrex calendar.

  • 10 km trail running
  • Sat 1 Jun
  • £45
Bakewell, Derbyshire, UK

The Maverick Peaks Merlin Ultra | Middle Route

Just like the Peak District National Park is central to England, Peak District Merlin Ultra trail race is the central piece to the Maverick Adidas Terrex calendar.

  • 26 km trail running
  • Sat 1 Jun
  • £1
Chesterfield, Derbyshire, UK

No Walk in the Park | 1500M Fun Run

This is North Derbyshire Running Club’s official RunBritain/Powerof10 licenced 5km race held entirely within the Queen’s Park.

  • 1500 m road running

Autumn events in the East Midlands

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A weekend of duathlon and road races for juniors and adults, based around the traffic-free Darley Moor race track - an ideal venue to try out a dual-disciplined sport.
  • Sat 14 - Sun 15 Sep
  • £11.20-£37.30
Ashbourne, Derbyshire, UK

Darley Moor September Weekend

A weekend of duathlon and road races for juniors and adults, based around the traffic-free Darley Moor race track - an ideal venue to try out a dual-disciplined sport.

  • Kids duathlon 5
  • Sprint duathlon
An officially chip-timed, challenging mixed terrain 10K in the stunning grounds of the Chatsworth estate. There is a 3K fun run for children, or adults who wish to take on a shorter distance.
  • Sun 22 Sep
  • £7-£24
Bakewell, Derbyshire, UK

Chatsworth 10K and Fun Run

An officially chip-timed, challenging mixed terrain 10K in the stunning grounds of the Chatsworth estate. There is a 3K fun run for children, or adults who wish to take on a shorter distance.

  • 10K run
  • Fun run
MoRunning brings everyday people together with the focus being to inspire you, your family, your kids and your friends to have the best time running!
  • Sat 2 Nov
  • £12-£35
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, UK

Nottingham MoRun

MoRunning brings everyday people together with the focus being to inspire you, your family, your kids and your friends to have the best time running!

  • Fun run
  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
MoRunning brings everyday people together with the focus being to inspire you, your family, your kids and your friends to have the best time running!
  • Sun 17 Nov
  • £12-£35
Derby, Derbyshire, UK

Derby MoRun

MoRunning brings everyday people together with the focus being to inspire you, your family, your kids and your friends to have the best time running!

  • 10K run
  • 5K run
  • Half marathon
  • Fun run
Join the inaugural Silverstone Run Fest, where you'll step onto the revered tarmac of one of the world's premier F1 circuits to run your distance.
  • Sun 24 Nov
  • £15-£38
Towcester, Northamptonshire, UK

Silverstone Run Fest

Join the inaugural Silverstone Run Fest, where you'll step onto the revered tarmac of one of the world's premier F1 circuits to run your distance.

  • Fun run
  • 5K run
  • 10K run
  • Half marathon
  • Sun 1 Sep
  • £62-£70
Grantham, Leicestershire, UK

Belvoir Castle Triathlon/Aquathlon/Aquabike | Middle Distance Aquathlon

Held at the impressive, special and statuesque venue. Belvoir Castle. An atmospheric, iconic gem.

  • 2 km lake swimming
  • 21 km trail running
  • Sun 1 Sep
  • £77-£85
Grantham, Leicestershire, UK

Belvoir Castle Triathlon/Aquathlon/Aquabike | Middle Distance Aquabike

Held at the impressive, special and statuesque venue. Belvoir Castle. An atmospheric, iconic gem.

  • 2 km lake swimming
  • 83 km road cycling
  • Sun 1 Sep
  • £127-£135
Grantham, Leicestershire, UK

Belvoir Castle Triathlon/Aquathlon/Aquabike | Middle Distance Triathlon

Held at the impressive, special and statuesque venue. Belvoir Castle. An atmospheric, iconic gem.

  • 2 km lake swimming
  • 83 km road cycling
  • 21 km trail running
  • Sun 1 Sep
  • £47-£55
Grantham, Leicestershire, UK

Belvoir Castle Triathlon/Aquathlon/Aquabike | Olympic Aquathlon

Held at the impressive, special and statuesque venue. Belvoir Castle. An atmospheric, iconic gem.

  • 1500 m lake swimming
  • 10 km trail running
  • Sun 1 Sep
  • £62-£70
Grantham, Leicestershire, UK

Belvoir Castle Triathlon/Aquathlon/Aquabike | Olympic Aquabike

Held at the impressive, special and statuesque venue. Belvoir Castle. An atmospheric, iconic gem.

  • 1500 m lake swimming
  • 40 km road cycling
  • Sun 1 Sep
  • £82-£90
Grantham, Leicestershire, UK

Belvoir Castle Triathlon/Aquathlon/Aquabike | Olympic Triathlon

Held at the impressive, special and statuesque venue. Belvoir Castle. An atmospheric, iconic gem.

  • 1500 m lake swimming
  • 40 km road cycling
  • 10 km trail running
  • Sun 1 Sep
  • £32-£40
Grantham, Leicestershire, UK

Belvoir Castle Triathlon/Aquathlon/Aquabike | Sprint Aquathlon

Held at the impressive, special and statuesque venue. Belvoir Castle. An atmospheric, iconic gem.

  • 750 m lake swimming
  • 5 km trail running

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